£500.00 - £700.00 per day
6 months ago
Core Role Responsibilities:
* Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing an on-premises cloud based platform, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of the hosted tenants.
* Build, release and configuration management of production systems.
* Pre-production Acceptance Testing, to help assure the quality of our automated products.
* System troubleshooting and problem solving across the platform and application domains.
* Ensuring critical platform security through the use of best in class cloud security solutions.
Required Skills and Experience:
DevOps: Solid experience as a DevOps Engineer in a critical uptime environment, including automation experience with configuration management tools.
Scripting Skills: Strong scripting (e.g. Python/PowerShell) and automation skills.
Operating Systems: Windows Server 2012 R2/2016 and Windows 10 Desktop system build, configuration and administration.
Monitoring Tools: Experience with system monitoring tools (e.g. SolarWinds).
Problem Solving: Ability to analyse and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues.
Security: Proven track record of designing and implementing NCSC design patterns in a DevOps environment.
Documentation: Production and Review of High and Low Level Designs for Infrastructure components using Confluence.
Object Orientated Programming Skills: Strong OO Programming skills (Java or C#).
Database Skills: Basic DB administration experience (Oracle, SQL Server).
Agile Methodologies: Experience with Agile software development, project management methodologies.
Version Control: Experience administrating version control systems such as Git/BitBucket.
Networking: Understanding network topologies and common network protocols and services (DNS, HTTP(S), SSH, FTP, SMTP).
Virtualisation: Knowledge and experience of VMware ESXi and VMware vCentre 6.x.
Additional Candidate Requirements:
Professional commitment to deliver high quality outputs, and a passion for learning new skills.
Detail-oriented individual with the ability to rapidly learn new concepts and technologies.
Strong problem solving skills, including providing simple solutions to complex situations.
Must be a strong team player with the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively in a geographically disperse working environment.
Comfortable delivering against high pressure timelines and in complex organisations.
Our client is a growing technology start-up with a history of delivering innovative and secure solutions to UK Defence customers. Their team are motivated individuals that help each other do remarkable things every day and have a strong team mentality. Together, they deliver world-class solutions that transform the way that our armed forces use technology.
Our client is seeking talented DevOps/SecOps Engineers who are smart, curious and love the challenge of solving exceptional technical problems. You'll collaborate with a fun and close-knit agile team to architect, implement, test Application and Infrastructure services into customer platforms.
Applicants are required to hold active Security Clearance.